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Pwalugu residents depend on unclean water from streams and dugouts

Residents of Pwalugu in the Upper East Region, struggle to get clean water and are forced to depend on dirty water from streams and...

Pwalugu dam: ‘Belated’ GIDA explanation for $12m spent is contrived – Sammy Gyamfi

The National Communications Officer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sammy Gyamfi, has accused the Ghana Irrigation Development Authority (GIDA) of providing what he...

GIDA misled public on $12m Pwalugu Dam project funds – Wa East MP

Wa West Member of Parliament, Godfred Seidu Jasaw, has said the Ghana Irrigation Development Authority (GIDA) misled the public on the $12 million spent...

GIDA defends $12 million payment for Pwalugu dam project

The Ghana Irrigation Development Authority (GIDA) has justified the $12 million payment to the contractor responsible for the Pwalugu Multipurpose Irrigation Dam project. In a...

Pwalugu dam: Minister joins call for probe says $12m can’t go waste

Deputy Sanitation and Water Resources Minister, Amidu Issahaku Chinnia, has called for accountability regarding the funds allocated for the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam project in...
President of the Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana, Charles Nyaaba

Peasant farmers in despair over $12m spent on Pwalugu Dam

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana has expressed shock over the payment of $12 million to a contractor for the Puwalugu Dam in the...

Atta Akyea backs Jinapor’s call for probe into stalled Pwalugu Dam project

Former Works and Housing Minister, Samuel Atta Akyea, says he will ensure that Parliament investigates why there has been no progress on the Pwalugu...

You’ll account for $12m pumped into non-existent Pwalugu dam – Minority to government

The Minority says it will do everything possible to demand accountability for the funds allocated to the planned construction of the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam...

NORPRA leads CSOs to petition parliament on 1V1D and Pwalugu Dam construction

Members of civil society organisations (CSOs) in Northern Ghana have presented a petition to the Speaker of Parliament, Alban Bagbin, on the construction of...

Bawumia vows to prioritise Pwalugu Dam project

Flagbearer of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has described the Pwalugu Multi-purpose Dam in the Upper East Region as a priority project and...
Bank of Ghana (BoG)

Pwalugu Irrigation Project: BoG clarifies role in $12M payment to contractors

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has responded to criticisms over the disbursement of $12 million for the Pwalugu Irrigation Project, despite no progress of...

Pwalugu Multipurpose dam project facing financial difficulties – Bawumia

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed that the Pwalugu Multipurpose dam project is facing financial challenges.  According to him, this is what has resulted...

COVID-19 has delayed Pwalugu dam project – Akufo-Addo laments

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that the COVID-19 pandemic has delayed processes that will pave the way for the construction of the...

Minority accuses government of bloating cost of $360m Pwalugu Dam

The Minority in Parliament is accusing the government of bloating the cost of a 60MW Pwalugu Dam power project it plans to establish at...
President Akufo-Addo (with a shovel) planting a tree for commencement of work on the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam

Akufo-Addo cuts sod for Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam

President Nana Akufo-Addo on Friday cut sod for the construction of a multipurpose dam at Pwalugu in Talensi District of the Upper East region....

Akufo-Addo cuts sod for construction of Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam

President Akufo-Addo, has cut the sod for the construction of the Pwalugu Multipurpose Dam and Irrigation Project. The project, according...

Prof. Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng writes : My Kwame Nkrumah

Nana Kwame Appiah, my grandfather, was the Adontenhene of Toase in Atwima Nwabiagya District of the Ashanti Region when the famous Chief Owusu, the...

‘Most corrupt ever’ – Ex-Law School Director slams Akufo-Addo’s administration

The former Director of the Ghana School of Law, Kwaku Ansa-Asare, has lambasted President Akufo-Addo’s government, calling it the most corrupt administration in Ghana’s...
FDA destroys over 200 medical products

North East: FDA destroys over 200 medical products

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) in the North East Region has launched a crackdown on drug abuse in the region, seizing and destroying...
Vice-President Dr Bawumia and John Mahama at the adua of the Chief Imam’s sister

We’re not talking about Guinea fowl projects but real projects – Bawumia to Mahama

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has taken a swipe at former President John Dramani Mahama during the 8th Ghana CEO Summit, asserting the Akufo-Addo...

My next administration will defeat corruption – Mahama

The flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), John Dramani Mahama, has pledged that his government will win the fight against corruption in Ghana. Interacting...

Full text: NDC’s speech on John Mahama’s ‘Building the Ghana Tour’

Good afternoon, ladies, and gentlemen of the media. His Excellency John Dramani Mahama, the flagbearer of the National Democratic Congress has been on the Building...
Police officers

Police probe recruits over fake university certificates

The Ghana Police Service is currently undertaking an audit of recruits in Pwalugu, located in the Upper East Region. This action follows the arrest and...

Police recruit who used forged certificate to get enlisted busted

Police recruit at the Pwalugu Police Training School in the Upper East Region has been arrested for using a forged Kwame Nkrumah University of...
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Ghana gets $540m from petroleum revenue fund in 6 months

The latest report from the Public Interest Accountability Committee’s (PIAC) 2023 semi-annual report has shown that Ghana made a total $540 million in revenue...

Upper East: JoyNews’ Albert Sore is 2022 GJA Journalist of the Year

JoyNews’ Upper East Regional correspondent, Albert Sore has been adjudged the Journalist of the Year in the region by the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA). ...

GAWU reacts to phase II of PFJ

The General Agriculture Workers Union (GAWU) has criticized government’s second phase of the Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) programme. According to the General Secretary...

Scenes as Police bid farewell to colleague killed in Ablekuma robbery

The Ghana Police Service, on Friday 14th July 2023, bid farewell to its gallant fallen hero, General Lance Corporal Callistus Amoah, a dedicated and...
The late Lance Corporal Calystus Amoah Ablekuma robbery attack

Revealed: Police officer killed in Ablekuma bullion van attack left behind a baby

The tragic incident that occurred on Thursday, June 22, 2023, involved the unfortunate killing of Lance Corporal Calystus Amoah, a police officer who was...

Police congratulate two officers who received national award

Two Police officers have been given national awards by President Nana Akufo-Addo in recognition of their contributions towards the fight against Covid-19. They were awarded...

Over 17, 000 jobs created over the last 4 months – YEA boss

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Youth Employment Agency (YEA), Kofi Baah Agyepong, is convinced the Akufo-Addo led government is very sensitive to...

Another Akufo-Addo minister to resign today

Sources within the Akufo-Addo government have revealed exclusively to Adomonline.com that another high-profile minister shall resign by midday today, January 10, 2023. The minister in...

Full text: Akufo-Addo’s address at 38th National Farmers’ Day celebration

I am happy to be back in Koforidua, capital of my home region, the Eastern Region. I am grateful to Almighty God for...

Man to break ‘rival’s’ record; set to marry 4 women at once

The wedding invitation of a Walewale-based man set to marry four women in one ceremony has sparked controversy on social media. The groom-to-be has...

Ya-Naa sends message to Akufo-Addo

The Overlord of Dagbon, Ya-NaaAbukari II, says the outstanding leadership qualities exhibited by President Nana Akufo-Addo has brought peace to Dagbon, and repositioned the...
Volta River Authority

VRA to diversify energy generation

The Volta River Authority (VRA) has stated its resolve to diversify its energy generating investment portfolio to solar, wind and biomass to remain competitive...

5 female Police Constables punished for ‘improper’ dressing on social media

The Police Administration has punished five female Police Officers stationed in the Ahafo Region for a sexy outlook with police beret on social media. The...

Full text: Akufo-Addo’s 2021 State of the Nation Address

Mr Speaker, It is always good to be back in Parliament, and to discharge the duty, in accordance with Article 67 of the Constitution, of...

Tong-Rana gives Akufo-Addo nickname [Audio]

The Paramount Chief of the Talensi Traditional Area, Tong-Rana Kubilsong Nalebegtang, has named President Nana Akufo-Addo as “President Promise-Do”. The paramount chief said, “Mr President,...